Career Opportunities at OSI
Ocean Surveys, Inc. has openings for entry to mid-level project scientists interested in conducting marine and fresh water oceanographic surveys for engineering and environmental applications. Candidate should be able to work effectively either independently or as part of a multi-disciplinary consulting team. Work will include vessel-based surveys and deployments utilizing a variety of oceanographic equipment including ADCPs, ADVs, Seabird CTDs, YSI water quality sondes, tide gauges, temperature probes, and fluorometers along with analyzing coastal data sets to support technical evaluations. Candidate should have knowledge of Microsoft Office and MATLAB along with excellent writing, analytical, and communication skills. Requires minimum of a BS degree in oceanography or related discipline (preferably marine). Prior work experience including 2-3 years of proven experience in physical oceanographic projects and small boat handling experience and certification a plus.
Physical Scientist / Cartographer
Responsible for processing and analyzing single beam, multibeam, side scan sonar, and other data sets utilizing a variety of custom and commercial software. The analyst will produce final data sets necessary for generating bathymetric images and maps. May also be responsible for producing digital and plotted maps, figures, and reports.
Qualifications:Bachelors Degree of Science in the fields of: Earth Science, Physical Sciences, Computer Science, Geography, Geographic Information Systems, (or other closely related fields)
- Must have strong computer, communication and organizational skills.
- Must have strong problem-solving and decision-making skills.
- Comfortable working within fluid timelines.
- Able to work independently, with minimal supervision.
- Must have experience with one or more programming languages (VBA, Python, C++, etc.).
Knowledge and experience with Hypack, CARIS Hips and Sips, Sonarwiz, POSPac, ARCGIS, Microstation, Inroads, MATLAB, Global Mapper, and AutoCAD, a plus.Job Type: Temporary